The Center For START Services Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Respite & Treatment




START Services

START - Driving Systemic Change


The UNH/IOD Center for START (Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Resources, and Treatment) Services aims to improve the lives of persons with IDD and behavioral health needs and their families through fidelity to the START model with exemplary services and supports that emphasize local, person-centered, positive, multidisciplinary, cost-effective and evidence-informed practices.


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Center for START Services
Institute on Disability / UCED
56 Old Suncook Rd., Suite 2
Concord, NH 03301

Phone: 603-228-2084
Relay: 711
Fax: 603-228-3270

Institute on Disability

The Center for START Services is a program of the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire

Keeping Families Together

"I thank the staff for their professionalism and kindness to our family, and I hope for everyone's continued support of this program that works to comfort the hurting and keeping families together!" ~ Family member who recently participated in Therapeutic Respite through the NC-START program